The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending June 23, 2016:
Oscar-nominated documentarian Liz Garbus makes a music video
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? What does it take to get an Oscar-nominated documentarian to direct a music video?
BitTorrent launches music and video streaming application
In terms of content, BitTorrent Now differs from the big names of the business with a catalog of music and videos mostly from independent artists, relatively unknown to the general public. Users can also purchase the content at any time.
Bluegrass music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) ? Ralph Stanley, a patriarch of Appalachian music who with his brother Carter helped expand and popularize the genre that became known as bluegrass, has died. He was 89.
Appalachian music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89; Grammy winner helped popularize bluegrass sound
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) ? Appalachian music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89; Grammy winner helped popularize bluegrass sound.
RZA Partners With Atari for New Album Inspired by Game Music
The Wu-Tang Clan rapper/producer, actor and video game fanatic will be recording an album inspired by the sounds of Atari game music.
Adele's '25' coming to Spotify, Apple Music, Tidal
NEW YORK (AP) ? After selling close to nine million units since its November release, Adele is finally putting her "25" album on streaming sites such as Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal.
HBO Cancels Jagger-Scorsese Music Drama Series 'Vinyl'
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? The TV drama ?Vinyl? from Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger isn?t getting any more satisfaction from HBO.
Music Review: The rescue of Eggs Over Easy from obscurity
Eggs Over Easy, "Good 'n' Cheap: The Eggs Over Easy Story" (Yep Roc Records)
Donatella Versace on Sharing Unreleased Prince Music at Milan Fashion Show: 'I Was in Awe of Him'
The designer also created looks inspired by the style icon at her men's fashion show.
Kaaboo Music Fest Reveals All-Star Celeb Chef Lineup
Southern California's top chef talent descends on Del Mar
Rap's Arrested Development still making music on their terms
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) ? The hip-hop group Arrested Development is still making music on their own terms by releasing two new albums this year, one that is a free download and another one for sale.
Debbie Reynolds on How Music 'Brought Her Through' Life
Song and dance have been a huge part of the 84-year-old star's life.
David Lynch to throw music festival this fall
Filmmaker David Lynch is throwing a music festival this fall with a lineup that includes Robert Plant, Questlove and performances of the "Twin Peaks" soundtrack. Festival of Disruption will take over the The Theater at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles for two days in October. Along with the musical lineup that includes interpretations of the "Twin Peaks" soundtrack by artists like Sky Ferreira and Xiu Xiu, stars Kyle MacLachlan and Laura Dern will give talks at the festival.
"Stairway to Heaven" Trial: Jimmy Page Gets Quizzed on Music Vocabulary
The Led Zeppelin bandmember finishes his testimony and the court warns the plaintiff's attorney about wasting time.
Much Music Video Awards: A Breakdown of Gigi Hadid's Designer Outfits
The evening's host looked her best yet.
The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending June 19, 2016:
Aphex Twin releases first music video in 17 years
The electronic musician and composer Aphex Twin, aka Richard David James, has released his first music video in almost two decades entitled "CIRKLON3 [ ????????? mix ]". Aphex Twin rose to fame in the 90s, taking a 13 year break in the early 2000s and returning in 2014 with a new album "Syro", which won a Grammy that year. This latest track, released on June 21, is a teaser for Aphex Twin's upcoming EP "Cheetah", set to be released on July 8.
Rick Springfield Debuts Music Video for 'Down'
The singer embarks on a music tour next month.
Music Monday (6/20): This Week's New Albums + Videos
Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Dinosaur Jr., Danny Brown, and Red Hot Chili Peppers, plus brand new streaming music from The Avalanches, Phantogram, Deerhoof, Peter Gabriel, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
French Fries and Live Music Coming to the Italian Market
The Italian Market dive bar and music venue, Connie's Ric Rac, is turning 10 years old this year, and along with a slew of anniversary parties and concerts, the Ric Rac crew is expanding into the space next door, opening Connie's Kitchen, a sit-down space for guests to eat, drink, and listen to live music. Connie's started off as a simple BYOB music venue for local acts, and in 2014, fresh off a liquor license acquisition, it became a full-fledged bar.
Drake Wins Big at Canada's Much Music Video Awards
Nick Jonas also honored the Orlando shooting victims and their families, saying at the politically charged Canadian awards show, "You are not forgotten."
Music Affects How Beer Tastes, Study Says
According to an abstract, the study ? which was led by Dr. Felipe Carvalho of Vrije Universiteit Brussel ? comprised of three experiments "in which participants tasted a beer twice, and rated the experience, each time under the influence of a different sound stimulus. The participants were not informed that they were, in fact, tasting the same beer." Volunteers at the Music Instruments Museum in Brussels tasted three different beers in a range of styles from pale ale to dark, with alcohol content that varied from 4.5 to 8 percent ABV. "'The results demonstrate that soundtracks that had been specially developed to evoke a specific taste can effectively be used in order to influence the participants' beer tasting experience," they concluded.
Prince's manager hoping to release "vaults of music" into stage production
Prince's musical legacy could be turned into a Broadway musical or Cirque du Soleil show. In an interview with The New York Post, the artist's manager Charles Koppelman said Prince left "vaults full of music" at his death -- songs that could be released as a musical. "Prince was an icon on the level of The Beatles and Michael Jackson, and his legacy should be honored," Koppelman said.
Drake dominates Much Music Video Awards 2016
Hometown hip hop star Drake was the big winner at the MuchMusic Video Awards Sunday, taking home five awards including Video of the Year for "Hotline Bling."
Terror fears to mute French summer solstice music bash
France's annual summer solstice music extravaganza -- a party it has exported across the globe -- will be slightly muted this year amid terror fears and the Euro 2016 football tournament. The Fete de la Musique (Make Music Day) sees citizens throng the streets to enjoy thousands of pop-up concerts -- whether a marching band in a garden, a rock group on a corner or a Parisian playing DJ from his apartment window to a crowd below.
Paramount Beats Musicians Guild in Lawsuit Over Outsourcing Film Scores
A judge figures out the meaning of "producer" and "employer" in Hollywood.
Bobby Brown and Four Other Musicians With Their Own Barbecue Sauces
Patti LaBelle doesn't just make sweet music, she makes sweet sauces, too. The "On My Own" soprano soul singer's entrepreneurial spirit flowed from music into food in the form of a line called Patti's Good Life which consists of hot sauces, marinades, and tantalizing BBQ sauces.
Apple Music Has Been Completely Redesigned To Take On Spotify
Apple Music was supposed to be a streaming music titan, the Spotify killer the company needed. Instead it was just more or less Beats Music with a few different logos and a handful of tweaks. All that, however, is changing, as Apple is making a major bid for your eardrums.
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